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The Davenport

Greer, SC View map Visit website
Rating 4.6 out of 5
38 reviews
Up to 250 guests

About

Up to 250 guests

The Davenport is a historic banquet hall wedding venue located in Greer, South Carolina. The team believes that weddings should be a unique event that accurately portrays a couple’s personal tastes. They work hard to ensure that every detail is exactly as their clients imagined, and give them the freedom to make the wedding truly feel like theirs. The Davenport has a special history that dates back to 1898, so couples and their loved ones can feel like they are truly part of something magical.

Facilities and Capacity
The historic banquet hall is an elegant location for many wedding events, including the ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, and engagement party. The indoor space can easily accommodate up to 200 guests. The Davenport has 2,500 square feet of space, and features hardwood floors. There are get-ready rooms available for the wedding party to utilize for wedding preparations. The building has WiFi and is also pet-friendly. There is ample parking and the building is wheelchair accessible.

Services Offered
The team at The Davenport believes that preparing for a wedding should be as stress-free as possible for couples and their loved ones. They are happy to assist with setting up and cleaning up the event. They welcome outside vendors to ensure that your wedding is exactly as you imagined. However, they do offer bar services and bartenders on-site, who can serve from an open, limited, or cash bar. Choices for alcohol include house and specialty beer and wine. A champagne toast can be facilitated for an extra-special touch. The Davenport offers several options for event items, including:

  • Aisle markers and runners
  • Altar/arch
  • Audio equipment
  • Barware
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs and chair covers
  • China
  • Chocolate fountain
  • Dance floor
  • Decor
  • Drapery
  • Flatware
  • Furniture
  • Glassware
  • Lighting
  • Linens
  • Photo booth
  • Tables
  • Tents and tent Accessories

Location
The Davenport is located in historic downtown Greer, South Carolina. It is 10 minutes from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport for the convenience of your out-of-town guests.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

250

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

2

Describe your venue:

Banquet Hall
Historic Building

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bar Services
Clean Up
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Set Up
Wifi

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Wine
Limited Bar
Open Bar
Outside Alcohol
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Aisle Markers
Aisle Runners
Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Chair Covers
Dance Floor
Decor
Drapery
Furniture
Lighting
Photo booth
Tables
Tents
Tent Accessories

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Chocolate Fountain
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

38 Reviews

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Rated
4.6
out of 5.0
Recommended by 92% of couples
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    Rating 4.6 out of 5
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    Rating 4.7 out of 5
  • Flexibility
    Rating 4.7 out of 5

15 User photos

  • Amanda
    Amanda S. Married on 06/11/2022
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    Beautiful venue

    We had a wonderful experience here. Our day was absolutely perfect. The Davenport was amazing, they were great about keeping in touch and making our vision of our day come to life. We were so happy to get a day here for our wedding. It was also a great deal for the venue and everything included.
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    Lised C. Married on 11/29/2019
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    Baby Shower

    Definitely recommend the Davenport for all of your event needs. We will definitely be using them for our future event. The staff went above and beyond to accommodate our needs. I’m honestly super impressed with the customer service that we received. They were super flexible, the staff gave us their personal numbers so we could contact them incase we needed anything. I 100% recommend this Venue and Greer even rentals for your party needs. I know that we will be using them for all our future events.

    The Davenport's reply:

    Thank you so much for the kind words! Love all the pictures too :-) You were a pleasure to work with, and we look forward to working with you again in the future.

Awards

  • 38
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner

Real Weddings

  • Carrie & Jerome
    28 photos · 08/24/2019

Professional Network & Endorsements

4 Endorsements
Lost in the Carolinas Photography Lost in the Carolinas Photography Wedding Photographers

This is an awesome fun venue. Great lighting and great location.

Complete Weddings + Events Greenville Complete Weddings + Events Greenville Wedding Photographers

We've performed at The Davenport countless times. It's such and easy place to perform at! Great for ceremony and reception or just reception. Can't wait to go there again!

Parker Entertainment Parker Entertainment Wedding DJs

Parker DJ Entertainment had the pleasure of being the DJ at this beautiful establishment for a very awesome couple! This venue is elegant and very unique! We can't wait for the opportunity to play here again!

Map

230 Trade St. Greer, SC, 29651
8648487212
Location of (The Davenport)

The Davenport frequently asked questions

What are the most important characteristics of The Davenport in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by The Davenport for wedding events is known for:
  • Banquet Hall
  • Historic Building

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Davenport for wedding events?

The Davenport offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor

What kind of wedding events does The Davenport offer?

The Davenport offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does The Davenport offer for wedding events?

The Davenport offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Bar Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does The Davenport have available for wedding events?

The Davenport offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Aisle Markers
  • Aisle Runners
  • Altar/Arch
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Chair Covers
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Drapery
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Photo booth
  • Tables
  • Tents
  • Tent Accessories

What percentage of users recommend The Davenport and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

The Davenport is recommended by 94% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.6 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.7 in flexibility, 4.7 in professionalism, 4.7 in value, 4.6 in quality of service and 4.5 in average response time.

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